Calendar

Sep
17
Mon
2018
Walk & Talk at Peace Valley Park @ Peace Valley Park
Sep 17 @ 5:30 pm

Gather for an hour or so of gentle walking and conversation with your peers along with the Bereavement staff and Mentors while we take in the beauty of Lake Galena.  We meet at the North Entrance of the park. For directions, please call.  Bring water for hydration and please dress appropriately for the weather and for walking on paved and gravel-covered trails.

Note: Facilitators are not CPR certified.

RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED – please call 215-345-2079.

Program may be cancelled for inclement weather or excessive heat.

Sep
24
Mon
2018
Coffee & Conversation
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Coordinators for supportive conversation in a relaxed atmosphere over your beverage of choice. Participants will be responsible for the cost of their beverage(s).

Call ahead for site locations and to register: 215-345-2079.

Oct
11
Thu
2018
A Women’s Tea
Oct 11 @ 10:30 am

NEW

Honoring Ourselves, Our Mothers and the Important Women in our Lives

Come enjoy a special breakfast at the Talking Tea Cup. We’ll share memories and stories which honor the important women in our lives without whom we would not be who we are.

Cost: $8.95 – $13.95 (plus tax and gratuity)

For additional information and to register, call 215-345-2079

Oct
31
Wed
2018
Morning Meals – Fall Breakfast
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am

Get a jump on the day and join the bereavement staff for breakfast and the opportunity for conversation and connection with others. Participants are responsible for the cost of their meal. Locations vary.

To register and for locations, call 215-345-2079.

Nov
8
Thu
2018
Who Am I Now? An Introduction To Loss & Grief @ Doylestown Hospital Hospice
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Staff of Doylestown Hospital’s Hospice for an opportunity to gain insights into grief and loss, better understand the grief process and become familiar with resources and supports in our community.

For location and to RSVP, please email Karyn Arnold at karnold@dh.org call 215-345-2079 no later than 24 hours before the program.

Nov
14
Wed
2018
Coping with the Holiday Season: Facing Inevitable Challenges & Changes
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join the Doylestown Hospital Hospice Staff as we explore the many challenges and changes associated with loss as we enter the holiday season and move into the New Year. In addition to meeting others who are coping with a new loss, this program will offer participants education, coping strategies and support.

Dec
1
Sat
2018
Tidings of Comfort Holiday Service
Dec 1 all-day

Date/Time to be announced

For those who are struggling with the anticipated loss of a loved one or those who are newly bereaved, the holiday season can be overwhelming. Attention to self care and being with others who understand offers solace during this challenging time. Join us for this non-denominational gathering of comfort.

Jan
4
Fri
2019
The New Year: Moving forward while honoring the past
Jan 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join Bereavement Coordinators, Celia M.R. Blum, MSW, and Dr. Barry Kaplan, Bereavement Volunteer, to explore the challenges and changes associated with loss as we enter the New Year. Meet others who are coping with a new loss, learn and share coping strategies and gain support as we move into 2019.

Please register no later than 24 hours before the program by calling 215-345-2079.

Jan
8
Tue
2019
Widow/Widower Support Group
Jan 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

This ongoing group is geared towards “mature” widows and widowers coping with a new loss. Join the bereavement staff as we explore the challenges associated with life after loss.

MEETING THE 1ST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH FROM 2:00 – 3:30 PM.

Call for location and to register: 215-345-2079.

Jan
16
Wed
2019
Dinner Diversions
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the Bereavement Coordinators and others who understand the challenges of living with loss and share a meal. Restaurants chosen for Dinner Diversions will have something to fit everyone’s budget. Dinner Diversions will meet at different locations.

Please call 215-345-2079 to register and to learn restaurant locations. Don’t forget to call AT LEAST two hours before the program starts!

Participants are responsible for the cost of their own meal. No alcohol permitted.